Author: 0 to acquire Whole Foods at US$42 per share

Armed with giant warehouses, shopper data, the latest technology and almost endless funds - and now with Whole Foods' hundreds of physical stores - Amazon is set to reshape a US$800 billion grocery market that is already changing rapidly.

Business Customers consume record-breaking electricity
Author: 0 Customers consume record-breaking electricity

The summer average temperatures in Phoenix could be more like Kuwait City by the end of the century, making this now rare heat routine. The East Bay city of Livermore seemed to be the hardest hit with temperatures in the upper 90s. Tucson missed its record high on Tuesday when it hit 116 degrees, but the combination of triple-digit afternoon temperature and a warm overnight low (87 degrees) set a record for average daily temperature, at 101.5 degrees.

Business S.Africa aims to choose company for nuclear project by year-end
Author: 0 S.Africa aims to choose company for nuclear project by year-end

The respective parties are planning to start construction this year. It is expected that No. 5 unit will be put into commercial operation in March 2021, while No. According to the consortium leaders, the project will accelerate normalization in bilateral ties between Russian Federation and Turkey. A subsequent letter from Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan to his counterpart President Vladimir Putin created a thaw between the countries.

Author: 0 Peel Hunt Reaffirms Buy Rating for Puretech Health PLC (PRTC)

The latest broker reports which are now outstanding on Friday 16th of June state 3 analysts have a rating of "strong buy", 0 analysts "buy", 1 analysts "neutral", 0 analysts "sell" and 0 analysts "strong sell". The rating was upgraded by Morgan Stanley to "Overweight" on Tuesday, June 14. The rating was initiated by Argus Research on Tuesday, September 20 with "Hold".

Author: 0 US Fed interest rate hikes keep coming

The U.S. Federal Reserve will probably end its massive bond-buying program this fall, and could start raising interest rates around six months later, Fed Chair. She said the central bank feels confident it can avoid "market strains" by detailing its plan far in advance and by stressing that the process will be gradual.

Author: 0 William Hill plc's (WMH) "Hold" Rating Reiterated at Shore Capital

The SI to Genco Shipping & Trading Limited's float is 31.41%. About 198,093 shares traded. United Utilities Group PLC ( LON:UU ) opened at 987.00 on Monday. They expect $0.23 EPS, 0.00% or $0.00 from last year's $0.23 per share. CNA's profit will be $42.31M for 64.94 P/E if the $0.77 EPS becomes a reality.

Author: 0 Owned Qatar Airways seeks 10 pct stake in American

American Airlines said that the state-owned Qatari carrier had disclosed that it planned to buy at least $808m (£638m) in shares. Meanwhile, Qatar Airways Chief Executive Officer Akbar Al Baker dedicated the Airline of the Year award to his country, which has been reeling from the decision of four rival Arab states to cut diplomatic and transport links with Qatar.

Business Impact of MSCI China inclusion watched
Author: 0 Impact of MSCI China inclusion watched

Raymond Ma Lei, a portfolio manager focusing on A-shares at Fidelity International, said the mainland stock market was filled with prospective companies that could generate handsome returns for overseas investors, spurred by the country's accelerated efforts to encourage technological innovation.

Author: 0 Sandberg has no plans to leave Facebook for Uber

Uber is now in the process of searching to fill the roles of CEO, CFO, COO, president, and senior vice president of business. Bradley Tusk, a political consultant and investor in Uber, says the company needs a leader who can "balance" being "extremely innovative and aggressive" with of "a sense of responsibility and accountability".

Business Apple may look to pay labels less as Apple Music subscriptions rise
Author: 0 Apple may look to pay labels less as Apple Music subscriptions rise

To ease these concerns, music industry figures asked Apple to continue actively promoting iTunes in countries, such as Germany and Japan, where people generally still prefer to buy songs, rather than stream them. Under the current deal, labels receive 58% of revenue from the music streaming service's subscribers. The deals the streaming platforms do with the record companies, music publishers and collecting societies are - at their heart - revenue share arrangements, though with minimum ...

Author: 0 Levels in Review For China Jishan Holdings Limited

Galena Biopharma Incorporated (NASDAQ:GALE) had a decrease of 1.59% in short interest. Investors of record on Thursday, June 22nd will be given a dividend of GBX 14.10 ($0.18) per share. Shore Capital restated a "sell" rating on shares of Electrocomponents plc in a report on Friday, February 10th. As per Tuesday, February 21, the company rating was maintained by JP Morgan.

Author: 0 Appreciate China but it's efforts on N. Korea "have not worked out"

Every life is important - Otto's life, lives of the American detainees, and the lives of each person in North Korea. Rob Portman wouldn't provide many details but said the diplomats indicated they would relay his request. Chinese state-run newspaper the Global Times , published by the official People's Daily , said Chinese officials must be wary that Warmbier's death might push Washington to put greater pressure on Beijing .

Business Metro Atlanta's jobless rate holds steady at 4.5 percent
Author: 0 Metro Atlanta's jobless rate holds steady at 4.5 percent

Private sector employment fared better, adding 1,200 - 1.3 percent. From April to May, the labor force, which consists of employed residents and those who are unemployed and actively looking for jobs, increased by 911 to 99,220. Analysts, however, expect growth will pick up to almost 3 per cent in the April-June quarter. Job growth came in leisure and hospitality, finance and insurance, and professional and business services, along with education and health services and wholesale trade.

Business Why DC and Maryland attorneys general are suing President Trump
Author: 0 Why DC and Maryland attorneys general are suing President Trump

The lawsuit also focuses on the fact that Mr Trump chose to retain ownership of his company when he became president. The suit , which was filed in a Maryland federal court, argues that the president's continued relationship with his businesses has gone against constitutional rules against self-dealing, and violated trust from the public, according to The New York Times .

Business Uber Adds Option to Tip Drivers
Author: 0 Uber Adds Option to Tip Drivers

Starting Tuesday, Uber customers in Seattle , Minneapolis and Houston are able to tip their drivers - and the option will be available in all USA cities by the end of July, the company announced in an e-mail to drivers on Tuesday.

Business Carrizo Oil & Gas, Inc. (CRZO) Traders Should Start Listening to Analysts
Author: 0 Carrizo Oil & Gas, Inc. (CRZO) Traders Should Start Listening to Analysts

Capital Research Global Investors now owns 5,676,973 shares of the oil and gas producer's stock worth $230,599,000 after buying an additional 500,000 shares in the last quarter. (CRZO) reported sales (ttm) of 513.7 Million, whereas, 18 number of analysts estimated the mean sale of 164.46 million. Williams Capital initiated coverage on shares of Carrizo Oil & Gas in a research note on Monday, March 20th.

Business Scalise Family: This Father's Day Has a Special Meaning
Author: 0 Scalise Family: This Father's Day Has a Special Meaning

The Louisiana Republican underwent multiple surgeries, having received multiple blood transfusions after suffering blood loss. On Wednesday, his condition was upgraded to fair a week after he was shot on a Virginia baseball field . Facebook Live viewers also witnessed Capitol Police officer David Bailey throw out the ceremonial first pitch alongside Major League Baseball executive and ex-New York Yankees manager Joe Torre.

Author: 0 Red Hat at 52-Week High after Q1 Figures

Northwestern Mutual Investment Management Company LLC's holdings in Red Hat were worth $3,117,000 at the end of the most recent reporting period. Deutsche Commercial Bank Ag holds 24,216 shares or 0% of its portfolio. Red Hat had a return on equity of 22.04% and a net margin of 10.52%. Total revenue for the quarter was $677 million, up 19% in United States dollars year-over-year, or 20% measured in constant currency.

Author: 0 Qatar says fighter jets deal shows deep United States support

It added that US Defence Secretary Jim Mattis and Qatar's Defence Minister Khalid al-Attiyah had also discussed the current state of operations against the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant (ISIL, also known as ISIS) and the importance of de-escalating tensions in the Gulf.

Author: 0 Cobham plc (COB) Insider David Lockwood Purchases 44578 Shares

Therefore 54% are positive. HSBC maintained BP plc (LON:BP) rating on Wednesday, February 1. The firm has "Buy" rating by Deutsche Bank given on Monday, March 7. Investors sentiment increased to 1.16 in 2016 Q4. Its down 0.03, from 1.2 in 2016Q3. It worsened, as 24 investors sold Hargreaves Lansdown PLC shares while 61 reduced holdings.

Business Amazon purchase makes grocery wars hotter
Author: 0 Amazon purchase makes grocery wars hotter

Peggy Hall, a Unionville resident shopping Friday at a Whole Foods supermarket in West Hartford Center, said she would probably not buy food online. "If there ever was a time crunch, I'd consider it", he said. Just as Walmart is using Bonobos to get access to higher-end consumers and a more technologically savvy way of selling clothes, Amazon is using Whole Foods to get the expertise and physical presence it takes to sell fresh foods.

Author: 0 Huntsman Corporation (NYSE:HUN) 52 Week low stands at 14.16

IL acquired a new stake in shares of Huntsman Corporation during the first quarter worth $265,000. ValuEngine raised Huntsman Corporation from a "buy" rating to a "strong-buy" rating in a report on Saturday, June 3rd. Now the P/E of Huntsman Corporation (HUN ) stands at 16.94. Following the completion of the acquisition, the chief financial officer now owns 66,996 shares in the company, valued at approximately $1,590,485.04.

Author: 0 California Resources Corp (NYSE:CRC) Under Analyst Spotlight

The stock was bought at an average cost of $5.34 per share, with a total value of $106,800.00. Halcon Resources Corporation was covered by a number of analysts recently, 1 rated the stock as Buy, 6 rated Outperform, 0 rated Hold, 1 gave an Underperform and 0 rated sell.

Business Int'l Yoga Day marked by millions in India, where it began
Author: 0 Int'l Yoga Day marked by millions in India, where it began

Yoga, which is a discipline developed and practiced since pre-Vedic times in India, has gradually found recognition worldwide as an exceptionally effective method to improve the health of body, mind and sprit. And this collective campaign of spreading Yoga to other countries of the world should bring tremendous benefit to millions of practitioners of this ancient Indian practice all over the world.

Author: 0 Jefferies Group LLC Reaffirms Buy Rating for Zpg Plc (ZPG)

Seadrill Ltd (NYSE:SDRL) has declined 83.13% since June 13, 2016 and is downtrending. It has outperformed by 9.38% the S&P500. The latest broker reports which are now outstanding on Tuesday 13th of June state 9 analysts have a rating of "strong buy", 0 analysts "buy", 5 analysts "neutral", 0 analysts "sell" and 1 analysts "strong sell".

Author: 0 Ways Amazon Will Change Whole Foods, According to CEO John Mackey

Amazon shares opened at $1,017, a record, although they later came down to around $1,000, up 1.28 percent from the close Friday, the day the $13.7 billion Whole Foods deal was announced. This could be good news even if you don't shop at Whole Foods. Whole Foods has been pressured as a key sales figure has declined. Whole Foods also might draw a rival offer from one or more large private-equity firms because "there's a tidal wave of money that's sloshing around" in that industry, said ...

Author: 0 Iran blames United States output rise for plunge in global crude prices

US crude futures CLc1 fell 17 cents to $43.34. An addition blow came on Libya's announcement that its crude oil production has hit 885,000 bpd after the National Oil Corporation struck an interim agreement with German Wintershall, which led to the unblocking of some 160,000 bpd in daily production, shuttered during a dispute between the two.

Author: 0 Chevron Corporation (CVX) Shares Sold by First National Bank of Omaha

The First National Bank Sioux Falls holds 14,995 shares with $1.77 million value, up from 9,682 last quarter. Leidos Holdings Inc now has $8.06 billion valuation. The company has market cap of $200.08 billion. The Firm operates through two business divisions: Upstream and Downstream. It has a 39.93 P/E ratio. Upstream operations consist primarily of exploring for, developing and producing crude oil and natural gas; liquefaction, transportation and regasification associated with liquefied ...